16.20 - Result Type - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1145-162K

A substring is returned. The return type is set to the input type with the exception of CHAR. A CHAR input has a result type of VARCHAR.

The result character set is the same as the source_string character set for Unicode and Latin. The result character set is Unicode for all other supported character sets.